Over 90 Shells Launched Against Ukrainian Soldiers in Donbas Over Past Day

Russian-backed militants violated the ceasefire six times, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements five times

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23.03.2019
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“In the zone of action of tactical force ‘East,’ the invaders launched two attacks against our defenders: carrying 120mm mortar fire near the village of Vodiane (94km south of Donetsk), and sniper fire in the vicinity of Novomykhailivka (28km southwest of Donetsk),” the JFO Headquarters press center reports on Facebook.

In the zone of action of tactical force ‘North,’ Russian-led forces conducted four shelling attacks: twice using 120mm, and 82mm mortars weapons near the village of Novooleksandrivka (65km west of Luhansk); in the vicinity of Novozvanivka (70km west of Luhansk); anti-tank grenade launchers, large-caliber machine guns and small arms  – near Zolote-1 (60km west of Luhansk).

One Ukrainian serviceman was killed, one more was wounded during the attacks

According to the intelligence data, three invaders were killed and five more were wounded.
Source JFO Press Center
date 23.03.2019
categories Joint Forces Operation
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